Search results for "Michael Murphy"


Kansas City (1996) RT 63% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Feb 2005

Robert Altman's story is a riff on race, class, and power cross-cuts between the two kidnappings and the background of corrupt politics and virtuoso jazz music. It all takes ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Harry Belafonte  •  Michael Murphy

Double Trouble (1967) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2007

When singer Gut Lambert goes on tour in Europe, he is pursued by two beautiful women, bumbling jewel thieves, and a mysterious killer.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Norman Taurog
CAST:  Elvis Presley  •  Anette Day  •  John Williams  •  Yvonne Romain

H2O (2004) RT Audience 62%

When Canada's Prime Minister drowns in what appears to be a boating accident, his son takes office and is drawn into a deceptive world of power and corruption.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Charles Binamé
CAST:  Paul Gross  •  Leslie Hope  •  Guy Nadon  •  Martha Henry

Phase IV (1974) RT 60% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Jun 2008

Arizona ants mock the food chain on their way to a desert lab to get two scientists and a woman.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Saul Bass
CAST:  Michael Murphy  •  Nigel Davenport  •  Lynne Frederick  •  Alan Gifford

Tart (2001) RT Audience 31%

DVD release: Apr 2002

A student will do anything to become part of the "in-crowd" at the exclusive school she attends in New York.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Christina Wayne
CAST:  Dominique Swain  •  Brad Renfro  •  Bijou Phillips  •  Mischa Barton

Countdown to Looking Glass (1984)

A fictional confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway to the Persian Gulf. The narrative of the film details the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Barzyk
CAST:  Scott Glenn  •  Michael Murphy  •  Helen Shaver

The Day Reagan Was Shot (2001) RT Audience 68%

DVD release: Oct 2002

The Day Reagan Was Shot is a 2001 film made for television directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh. The film stars Richard Dreyfuss as Alexander Haig and Richard Crenna as Ronald Reagan.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Cyrus Nowrasteh
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Richard Crenna  •  Colm Feore  •  Kenneth Welsh

Mayday (2005) RT Audience 36%

Twelve miles above the Pacific Ocean, an errant missile strikes a state of the art passenger jet. The flight crew is crippled or dead. Now, defying both nature and man, a ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  T.J. Scott
CAST:  Aidan Quinn  •  Dean Cain  •  Kelly Hu  •  Charles S. Dutton

The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (1988) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Jun 1992

A full-length adaptation, originally staged as a play, of the court-martial segment from the novel "The Caine Mutiny".  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Robert Altman
CAST:  Eric Bogosian  •  Jeff Daniels  •  Brad Davis  •  Peter Gallagher

They Came Together (2014) RT 69% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Sep 2014

A small business owner is about to lose her shop to a major corporate development.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Wain
CAST:  Cobie Smulders  •  Michael Shannon  •  Paul Rudd  •  Lynn Cohen




White House Down (2013) RT 50% / Audience 62%

DVD release: Nov 2013

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Roland Emmerich
CAST:  Channing Tatum  •  Jamie Foxx  •  Joey King  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

The Crooked Hearts (1972)

A charming but somewhat larcenous widow attempts to snare a rich bachelor through a lonely hearts club, but her scheme boomerangs into a deadly cat-and-mouse game. This marked ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jay Sandrich
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks Jr.  •  Rosalind Russell  •  Ross Martin  •  Michael Murphy

The Class of Miss MacMichael (1979)

A dedicated teacher (Glenda Jackson) tries to reach out to juvenile delinquent students at a London alternative school.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Silvio Narizzano
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  Oliver Reed  •  Michael Murphy  •  Rosalind Cash

The Trotsky (2010)

Leon Bronstein is not your average Montreal West high school student. For one thing, none of his peers can claim to be the reincarnation of early 20th century Soviet ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacob Tierney
CAST:  Jay Baruchel  •  Emily Hampshire  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Colm Feore

The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968) RT Audience 40%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Aldrich
CAST:  Kim Novak  •  Peter Finch  •  Ernest Borgnine  •  Valentina Cortese

Depression: Out of the Shadows (2008)

This PBS documentary explores depression, a debilitating disease that affects millions of Americans. Touching the lives of people from diverse backgrounds, depression still ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Larkin McPhee
CAST:  Michael Murphy